The Benefits of LEED-Certifying Your Home

The Benefits of LEED-Certifying Your Home

There are plenty of benefits to be gained from obtaining LEED green building certification for your home.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: ProudGreenHome.com


Three Benefits of Living in a Green Home

Three Benefits of Living in a Green Home

Homeowners who modify existing homes or purchase new ones that meet environmental standards can enjoy improved air quality, better energy efficiency and cost savings.

Type: Special Report

Sponsor: ProudGreenHome.com


Three Alternatives to VOCs in Paint

Three Alternatives to VOCs in Paint

VOCs in paint post serious health risks for those exposed regularly. Learn what alternatives exist.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: ProudGreenHome.com


Secrets to Creating Your High Performance Home

Secrets to Creating Your High Performance Home

More and more homebuyers are looking for homes that perform well, in addition to providing a comfortable, engaging place to live. And homebuilders are rising to meet the demand. Green builders are incorporating energy, water and resource efficiency, improved indoor air quality and sustainable and locally sourced products into their projects.

Type: Guide




A Guide to Home Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality

A Guide to Home Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality

Every home needs ventilation to exchange stale indoor air with fresh outdoor air. That’s due to moisture, mold, and chemicals from carpets, clothing, paint, cabinets and other common items. This guide includes everything you need to know about the air in your home and the benefits of proper ventilation.

Type: Guide




The Risk of Radon Gas in Homes

The Risk of Radon Gas in Homes

Unlike a natural gas leak or a fire, radio-active radon gas is completely invisible, odorless and tasteless. One in fifteen US homes have elevated radon levels and it can be found in every state. This white paper identifies some of the ways radon enters a home and what a homeowner can do to prevent and mitigate radon from their home.

Type: White Paper




Broan Ventilation Solutions

Broan Ventilation Solutions

Broan has ventilation options for every home and budget. Proper ventilation has two main components.

Type: Catalog




Broan Ventilation Fan Catalog

Broan Ventilation Fan Catalog

This 52 page catalog for Broan ventilation fans includes detailed product information on the entire line of ventilation fans for residential and light commercial use.

Type: Catalog




CertainTeed Fiber Glass Insulation: So Much Depends On You Choosing The Right Insulation

CertainTeed Fiber Glass Insulation: So Much Depends On You Choosing The Right Insulation

Insulation's effectiveness is measured in R-Value. R stands for the insulation's resistance to heat flow. The higher the R-Value, the greater the resistance to heat flow and the greater your home's potential for saving both energy and money.

Type: Guide




CertainTeed MemBrain The Smart Vapor Retarder

CertainTeed MemBrain The Smart Vapor Retarder

CertainTeed MebBrain vapor retarder 'breathes' allowing moisture to escape, lowering the risk of moisture related problems in the building envelopes.

Type: Fact Sheet




NuTone Ventilation Fans

NuTone Ventilation Fans

This extensive product catalog form NuTone can help you find the perfect ventilation fan for your home, regardless of your style, budget, or performance needs.

Type: Catalog




Healthy Climate Whole-Home Dehumidifiers

Healthy Climate Whole-Home Dehumidifiers

National studies indicate that for optimal comfort and health, your home's relative humidity levels should range between 30 and 60 percent and Healthy Climate dehumidifiers help you achieve goal.

Type: Brochure





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Better indoor air quality is one of the key benefits of green homes. Learn about the many factors that affect home air quality and what builders and homeowners can do to improve the air we breathe.

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